Kids Climbing

Courses and Clinics

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Rock Rescue Clinic

Join Denver Mountain Guiding for this must-do course for ALL climbers. We will explore self-rescue techniques, belay escapes, advanced anchor building, and more technical rope skills to advance your climbing. Skills covered: Hazard & Terrain Evaluation, Equipment and tools for rescue, Hitches + Knots, Anchoring & Belaying, Belay Escape Techniques, Rope Ascension, Pick-offs, belay take-over Self Rescue Rappelling techniques, Lowering skills and strategy, and Raising/Haul techniques. Become a better, more self-sufficient partner!

When/Where: at 8am at Clear Creek Canyon

Cost: $100

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Tuesday Night Topropes

Come join us for a few hours of climbing in Clear Creek Canyon. We will be climbing at Lookout Mountain Crag, which involves routes from the 5.6-5.10 range. Any and all gear can be provided for no extra charge. No experience necessary. Email us at info@denvermountainguiding.com or call us at 303-884-2755 to reserve your spot. Must be at least 16 years old to participate.

When/Where: at 5:30pm at Lookout Mountain Crag (refer to our meeting locations)

Cost: $20

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AMGA SPI Course

This is the 3 day Single Pitch Instructor Course from June 8th-12th. The Single Pitch Instructor (SPI) Program teaches climbing instructors to proficiently facilitate and instruct the sport of rock climbing in a single pitch setting. The SPI is the only internationally recognized single pitch climbing instructor certification program in the United States. It was developed to fit in the AMGA Rock program. The SPI Program consists of a 3-day course, followed by a 2-day assessment. After completing the course and then passing the assessment, you become an AMGA Certified Single Pitch Instructor.

When/Where: at 8am at Clear Creek Canyon and Boulder Canyon

Cost: $500

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Intro to Lead Course with Anchor Building & Cleaning

In this intro to lead climbing clinic, you will learn the ins and outs of sport climbing with Clear Creek Canyon guidebook author and guide, Kevin Capps. We will cover: necessary gear needed for sport climbing, lead belaying, lead climbing, efficient clipping methods, anchoring, anchor building, anchor cleaning, and bailing.

When/Where: at 8am in Clear Creek Canyon

Cost: $75

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Tuesday Night Topropes

Come join us for a few hours of climbing at Canal Zone in Clear Creek Canyon. Any and all gear can be provided for no extra charge. No experience necessary. Email us at info@denvermountainguiding.com or call us at 303-884-2755 to reserve your spot. Must be at least 16 years old to participate.

When/Where: at 5:30pm at Lookout Mountain Crag (refer to our meeting locations)

Cost: $20

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Rock Rescue Clinic

Join Denver Mountain Guiding's Jason Antin for this must-do course for ALL climbers. We will explore self-rescue techniques, belay escapes, advanced anchor building, and more technical rope skills to advance your climbing. Skills covered: Hazard & Terrain Evaluation, Equipment and tools for rescue, Hitches + Knots, Anchoring & Belaying, Belay Escape Techniques, Rope Ascension, Pick-offs, belay take-over Self Rescue Rappelling techniques, Lowering skills and strategy, and Raising/Haul techniques. Become a better, more self-sufficient partner!

When/Where: at 8am at Clear Creek Canyon

Cost: $100

Put down a deposit now to reserve your spot
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Intro to Lead Climbing Course with Anchor building & Cleaning

In this intro to lead climbing clinic, you will learn the ins and outs of sport climbing with Clear Creek Canyon guidebook author and guide, Kevin Capps. We will cover: necessary gear needed for sport climbing, lead belaying, lead climbing, efficient clipping methods, anchoring, anchor building, anchor cleaning, and bailing.

When/Where: at 8am at Clear Creek Canyon

Cost: $75

Put down a deposit now to reserve your spot
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AMGA SPI Assessment

This is a 2 day SPI Assessment on August 4th and 5th. The Single Pitch Instructor (SPI) Program teaches climbing instructors to proficiently facilitate and instruct the sport of rock climbing in a single pitch setting. The SPI is the only internationally recognized single pitch climbing instructor certification program in the United States. It was developed to fit in the AMGA Rock program. The SPI Program consists of a 3-day course, followed by a 2-day assessment. After completing the course and then passing the assessment, you become an AMGA Certified Single Pitch Instructor.

When/Where: at 8am in Clear Creek Canyon

Cost: $300

Put down a deposit now to reserve your spot